Bell Joins Top 10 Apartment Managers

Bell Joins Top 10 Apartment Managers About Bell Partners Inc. Established in 1976, Bell Partners Inc. (“Bell Partners” or the “Company”) is a privately held, vertically integrated apartment investment and management company focused on high-quality multifamily communities throughout the United States. Bell Partners has over 60,000 units under management and over 20,000 apartments under renovation.…

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Steven D. Bell & Company Becomes Bell Partners and Announces Major Structural Changes

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Steven D. Bell & Company, one of the nation's largest real estate investment and management companies, has announced a strengthened leadership team, a structural reorganization, a narrowed acquisition focus, and the creation of a new company name. As of January 8, the company name became Bell Partners, after operating for more than…

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Bell to Partner on 130-Acre Atlanta Development

An investment group sponsored by Steven D. Bell & Company, in conjunction with Jacoby Development Inc., a Ted Turner-family entity and the D.H. Griffin Companies, will spend approximately $100 million to redevelop the old Ford site adjacent to Atlanta's International Airport. Bell Vice President Durant Bell commented, "We are excited about the team involved in…

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Bell Company Adds Two Properties Valued at More Than $60 Million

Steven D. Bell & Company-sponsored entities recently closed on the purchases of a high-rise multifamily property in Atlanta and a shopping center in the Tidewater Virginia region. The properties, Bennington Towers in Atlanta's prime Buckhead area and Haygood Shopping Center in Virginia Beach, are valued at $35.6 million and $24.9 million respectively. Bell Principal Jon…

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Bell Company and DRA Advisors Announce Plans to Purchase 25,684 Apartment Units for $1.7 Billion

Greensboro, N.C.-based Steven D. Bell & Company has structured a joint venture with New York-based DRA Advisors to purchase 25,684 apartment units in 86 properties across the U.S. for $1.71 billion. The sale is scheduled to close March 3rd. Under terms of the deal, UDR Inc. will sell the properties to DRA Advisors LLC and…

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Bell Senior Living Hires New Executive Team

Steven D. Bell & Company announced it has hired four new executives to assume management of Bell Senior Living. Joe Mikalajunas joined Bell on Monday as the new President of Bell Senior Living. Joe has over 11 years experience in the senior living business. He previously served as Vice President of Operations for Harbor Retirement…

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Bell Company Ends Year With a $408 Million Flurry of Transactions

Greensboro, N.C.-based Steven D. Bell & Company completed 14 real estate transactions in the last 50 days of 2007, including nine acquisitions and five sales, totaling approximately $408 million in value. The flurry of activity included three property sales in the North Carolina Triad area and two portfolio purchases in late December, including properties in…

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Bell Purchases Seven Apartment Properties for More Than $96 Million

Greensboro-headquartered Steven D. Bell & Company has purchased seven apartment properties in three Southeastern states valued at $96,100,000. Six of the multi-family communities, totaling 1,456 units, were purchased from Berwind of Philadelphia, an investment management company. Valued in total at $81,200,000, three of these properties are located in Metro Atlanta, two in Huntsville, Ala. and…

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Bell Names New Senior Vice President of Multifamily Division

GREENSBORO, N.C.- Steven D. Bell & Company is pleased to announce that Erin Ditto will join the firm in late October as Senior Vice President of the company's Multifamily Division. Ditto is currently Senior Vice President of Operations at United Dominion Realty Trust. About Bell Partners Inc. Established in 1976, Bell Partners Inc. (“Bell Partners”…

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